At Mary River Press Services, we are dedicated to assisting writers with their manuscripts’ professional publication. Via the provision of affordable services and advice, we mentor our clients through the ePublishing process. Guidance through cost-effective editing and publishing steps is provided.

As we are a community-minded company working out of regional Australia, we are well-positioned to assist beginners. We believe everybody has something to share. We know this can inform and enrich our communities. Mary River Press Services aims to support you in creating quality content ready for publication.

Founder – Kathy Shilvock
  • Kathy is a registered teacher with post-graduate qualifications in career development and she is a professional member of the Career Development Association of Australia (CDAA) and a Registered Professional Career Development Practitioner
  • She holds two Masters Degrees in Education and a Science Degree
  • Her experience spans Literature and learning, Education, Learning disability, Adult education, NDIS employment, assessment and reporting, the University sector and eBook publishing
  • She is the founder of Mary River Press Services, which has published non-fiction and fiction books and she has a deep understanding of publishing.
  • Kathy has been employed as a librarian, university advisor, educational liaison, tutor and coastal education officer and is an Advance Queensland Digital Community Champion and has worked with hundreds of clients with low to medium digital skills to achieve their goals.
  • Finally, Kathy has used experience and knowledge gained in a variety of educational contexts over 36 years to help hundreds of people develop confidence in their abilities.

Let’s work together.